The 5th Asian G-WADI meeting as well as a global G-WADI meeting was held in the Foreign Experts Building, Beijing, September 20, 2013. Total 31 participants include representative members from 9 Asian members (China, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Thailand and Vietnam) and Oman as well as representatives of UNESCO Offices (Bangkok/Beijing/New Delhi/Tehran/Paris/Santiago), and Prof. Abdin Salih and Prof. Soroosh Sorooshian.
Some presentations available for public can be find below.
1 G-WADI a decade – Remarks and way forward G-WADI Network from Prof. Abdin Salih (Abdin-The International Workshop on Remote Sensing and Ecohydrology in Arid Regions)
2 Sub-Saharan African G-WADI, prof. Cheikh B. Gaye (GWADISSA -Beijing1)
3 Asian G-WADI activities, Prof. Zhuotong Nan (5th asian gwadi)
4 Managing water resources in arid and semi-arid regions of Latin America and the Caribbean, Dr. Koen Verbist (MWAR-LAC_GWADI)
5 Consensual precipitation and discharge seasonal forecasts in West-Africa, Dr. Abdou ALI (AGRHYMET_GWADI_Beijing)
6 Hard rock aquifers in semi-arid region of Krishna Basin, India, Prof. S. Ahmed (EHP_ASIANGWADI)
7 Integrated water resources management in critical arid basin of Iran, Ms. S. Hoda Rahmati (Rahmati-Jafari-GWADI-final)
8 Introduction to Data Center for Cold and Arid Region Sciences, prof. Zhuotong Nan (intro to westdc)
Prof. Abdin Salih and Dr. Jayakumar